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Recent Acadia reviews

  • Beautiful retreat, close to park and downtown but away from the crowds

    "We had a great time at this house. It was far enough away from downtown and the touristy areas to be peaceful and relaxing but close enough to get there and park without any issues. We were close enough to park entrances to get there every day without any trouble. We had a one year old with us and the yard, pond in the back and driveway offered tons of opportunity for exploration. I'll go back with older kids because the space in the back was expansive enough for a pick-up game of kickball or tag. The home was beautiful and offered plenty of space for our group to eat together, share stories in the living room and cook some of our own meals. I would stay here again in a heartbeat and would definitely recommend it to others. The owners and managers were extremely responsive to our inquiries and were fantastic to work with. Excellent stay! Cannot wait to get back there!"
    Guest: TravelBonanza Date of Stay: September 2013 Review Submitted: September 29, 2013
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  • Wonderful house - Beautiful view, quiet and relaxing

    "We had a wonderful time at this house. It was new, clean, roomy and had absolutely everything we needed for a relaxing vacation! The porch was wonderful with the water views. Kayaks were also a nice add. Local lobster was great for a dinner at home. Would recommend for anyone wanting a quiet time away from the city."
    Guest: Southerner Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 30, 2014
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  • Wonderful Winter Retreat

    "Our stay at this beautiful home on the "quiet side" of Mount Desert Island exceeded our expectations---in the words of Mainers, it's a "keepah". The views of Goose Cove and Blue Hill Bay on both the first and second floors are everything the pictures promise and more. The views from the master bedroom suite are panoramic and bird's eye, looking out at tree-top level. The house itself was clean and quite comfortable (furniture and beds) and quiet as it's located on ten acres of property. It's a short walk (less than five minutes) to the water where we saw lobster boats still moored in the dead of winter engulfed in sea smoke. The owners were very responsive and made sure the driveway was both shoveled and sanded as we dealt with snow and ice. Our only disappointment was not being able to figure out how to use the blu-ray DVD player; but then, we sometimes have difficulty with this in our own home!"
    Guest: Nancy Date of Stay: December 2013 Review Submitted: January 24, 2014
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  • Perfect in every way

    "My husband, 6 year old daughter and I had the opportunity to spend a relaxing week here in late July. It was a beautiful week in a gorgeous spot. I was concerned that the cabin is on a pond, however after doing a little searching online, I realized that this is a 740 acre pond! We saw a few people out enjoying the water, but overall it was very peaceful. The cabin is exactly as you see it, there were no surprises, it was clean, well organized, and Cindy is an absolute pleasure to work with. All questions prior to arrival were answered, and she greeted us on the day we arrived to give us a tour of the property and make sure we had everything we needed. We spent time in Acadia biking, hiking, and relaxing at Sand Beach. We did venture into Bar Harbor but quickly realized that was to crowded for us, we were anxious to get back to our peaceful home and listen to the loons on the lake, and visit the fish my daughter named "Roxy". There are a lot of antique stores along the way, and Ellsworth/Bucksport are both a short drive away with nice family restaurant. We recommend Finns Irish Public House, Union River Lobster House, and Mainly Meat all in Ellsworth. We are looking forward to coming back again, and exploring more of the area!"
    Guest: Sherrie C. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 16, 2014
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Acadia Travel Tips

Rocky Coastlines Abound by Acadia Vacation Rentals

Land and sea come together on the rocky coastline of Maine. Spend a week in summer enjoying the sights and sounds at Acadia vacation rentals. A spacious house with the ideal view of Bar Harbor, Bass Harbor or Somes Sound can be yours. You can find the perfect vacation rental with VRBO for your family reunion or family vacation. Acadia rentals offer you the chance to prepare your own fresh lobster dinners on your private deck or watch the sunrise over the Atlantic Ocean while having your breakfast. There are plenty of amenities to make your stay more enjoyable, such as comfortable beds, large living areas and room to relax indoors or out.

Acadia National Park is Minutes Away From Acadia Lodging

You and your family can visit Acadia National Park to see the 54 square miles of Mount Desert Island. This fantastic island is the largest rock-based island in the Atlantic Ocean region. These rounded domes have been around for centuries with summits that are clustered with pine, spruce and fir trees as well as a profound profusion of wildflowers. Bird-lovers will find a large variety of birds within the park’s boundaries so do not forget to bring your binoculars. Guests of Acadia rentals can visit the park throughout the year with the exception of a two-mile section along the ocean during the winter.

With a fully equipped kitchen, you will be able to pack a picnic lunch so that you can hike some of the 125 miles of trails. If you are so inclined, there are horse-drawn carriage rides that are available from mid-June to early October. Otherwise, you can indulge your passion for fresh sea air by biking or taking a walking tour. Park rangers are on-hand from late spring to early fall to provide information on the area. After a delicious dinner, bring the family to a campfire program where you could learn about marine life, history or wildlife. You can even take a cruise around Frenchman Bay and the Cranberry Islands to get a great perspective from the water. A seven-day pass is the perfect accompaniment to your wonderful Acadia lodging reservation.

Acadia Travel Means Shopping and Restaurants

What could be better than a fresh lobster dinner while you are on vacation in Maine? You may decide you do not want to cook this feast yourself but dine out at one of the many restaurants in the area. There will be many that fit anyone’s budget and they do not all serve seafood. The restaurants in the Down East and Acadia region feature fresh ingredients with simple to extravagant cuisine. If you tire of seafood, you can find pasta, pizza, steak, and lighter fare such as salads and soup. One of the most popular and well-known restaurants in the area is the Atlantic Brewing Company in Bar Harbor. The estate is also located in Bar Harbor so you can see how the beer there is made.

Shopping is another leisure activity that can be enjoyed while staying in Acadia vacation rentals. Whether you are looking for a gift or want a memento of your time together in this amazing place, you can find it. If you have come away without the proper clothing or just want something new for your wardrobe, visit the Black Sheep Trading Company. This great store has hand-woven sweaters, moccasins, slippers or sheepskin items. If you want to indulge in a sweet confection to top your morning English muffin, visit Nervous Nellie’s Jams and Jellies. Maine crafts are abundant at Maine-ly Made Gifts where you can bring home items that remind you of the sea. Bookstores, artisans and artists all display their wares in the Acadia area.

Choose the Best Time to Visit Acadia

Many people love to visit the seashore in the summer when the weather is at its most cooperative. You need to plan ahead to secure the Acadia vacation rental that will provide you with a great view and space that you want for your family. There are many homes, seaside cottages and condos to choose from. If you are not committed to a summer vacation, you can find some great deals in the off-season. Whenever you are able to visit the Acadia area though, you will find a flawless accommodation to rejuvenate your body.

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